‘Throughout the year his patriotism is questioned… Why?’: Rio Ferdinand defends Lewis Hamilton as he claims ‘racist undertones’ are driving critics

 July 14, 2019

Rio Ferdinand has defended Lewis Hamilton by claiming that ‘racist undertones’ are driving critics claiming he lacks ‘Britishness’. Hamilton reiterated his loyalty to the nation in the build-up to this weekend’s British Grand Prix when asked about his accent and his decision to live in Monaco. The five-time world champion declared: ‘I go to all […]

Presentation of Herculis EBS 2019 athletics meeting – Louis II Stadium – Friday 12 July 2019, from 7 pm

 July 08, 2019

H.E. Mr Bernard Fautrier, Vice President of the Monegasque Athletics Federation, and Jean-Pierre Schoebel, Director of the Herculis EBS international athletics meeting, today presented details of the 2019 meeting. The event, which was voted best meeting of the Diamond League 2018, is now in its 33rd year and promises once again to deliver a very […]

Lokeren 5-0 AS Monaco

 July 07, 2019

The day after their victory against Cercle Brugge, the fatigued Monegasques lost to Lokeren in their second warm-up match, 5-0. 1st period XI: Benaglio (c) – Sidibé, Popovic – Naldo – Silva – Boschilia – Massengo – Aholou – Mboula – Gouano – Cardona 2nd period XI: Nardi – Vitinho – Panzo – Jemerson (c) […]

Hydrogen takes centre stage on first day of Monaco Solar and Energy Boat Challenge

 July 07, 2019

The Monaco Solar & Energy Boat Challenge (2-6 July 2019) opened with a round table co-organised by the Yacht Club de Monaco and Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation on hydrogen, a clean energy at the start of its exploitation. Held under the aegis of the Sustainable Yachting Network, the purpose was to bring Monegasque […]

Van der Vleuten wins Monaco leg of Global Champions Tour show jumping

 June 30, 2019

Maikel van der Vleuten won the Monaco leg of the Longines Global Champions Tour in a tight finish where the top four in the elite show jumping event were separated by a little over a second. The Dutchman and Beauville Z put in a flawless performance in the 10-way jump off and clocked in at […]

VENTURI Formula E Team: Bern Race Results

 June 23, 2019

It was a challenging end to the 11th round of the FIA 2018-2019 Formula E Championship for the Monaco-based VENTURI Formula E Team at the Unesco World Heritage site. The race had barely begun before it was red flagged following a multiple car collision at turn one of the first lap. After the re-start Swiss-Italian […]

Monaco Sport Academy: on route to Excellence

 June 18, 2019

Over 200 people including personalities from sport, business, politics, local authorities and education accepted an invitation to attend the Monaco Sport Academy’s first event Healthy Mind in a Healthy Body held 14th June at the Yacht Club de Monaco. Twenty centuries on and the Roman poet Juvenal’s expression has never seemed more apt. At a […]

Princess Charlene gave the start signal of the Le Mans 24h Race

 June 16, 2019

Yesterday, on June 15, 2019, Princess Charlene of Monaco attended the 87th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hour endurance Race held at the Circuit de la Sarthe and gave the start signal of the race. The Le Mans 24 hour race is held every year at the Circuit de la Sarthe raceway in northwest […]

Ladies triumph: Société Générale’s all-female crew win out

 June 11, 2019

27th Challenge Inter-Banques – Trophée ERISaturday 8th and Sunday 9th June 2019 To celebrate 30 years of ERI, the world leader in financial software packages, key players in Monaco’s banking sector turned out in force for the Challenge Inter-Banques-Trophée ERI organised by the Yacht Club de Monaco under the patronage of Monaco for Finance (AMAF […]

28th School Athletic Games

 May 29, 2019

At the initiative of the Department of Education, Youth and Sport, 350 Year 6 (7e) pupils from the Principality’s schools are taking part in the 28th School Athletic Games, which are being held on the Louis II Stadium athletics track. The events on the programme include the 50 metres, 600 metres, high jump, long jump […]

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